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The Great Resignation Just Got Greater

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The Great Resignation Just Got Greater 02/12/21 / Keyword: Resignation Workforces across the USA are being upended by people quitting their jobs. Here are 4 reasons employers should be paying attention to these resignations. Click HERE to download the Weekly English Practice as a PDF.   Useful vocabulary to upend: to set or turn (something) […]

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School Days: Are They Really The Best Days of Our Lives?

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School Days: Are They Really The Best Days of Our Lives? 25/11/21 / Keyword: School ECP coach John reminisces about his school days, looking back on good and bad experiences and wondering if they really were the best days of his life. Click HERE to download the Weekly English Practice as a PDF.   Useful […]

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How Men Slowed Down Rolling Luggage

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How Men Slowed Down Rolling Luggage 11/11/21 / Keyword: luggage Why do some inventions and innovations take so long to happen? Maybe gender stereotypes are partly to blame. ECP coach Rob uses putting wheels on luggage as an example. Click HERE to download the Weekly English Practice as a PDF.   Useful vocabulary blindingly obvious: […]

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How Michael Jackson Let Paul McCartney Down

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How Michael Jackson Let Paul McCartney Down 04/11/21 / Keyword: tracks If you haven’t heard any of the tracks that Michael Jackson and Paul McCartney recorded together, you might be even more surprised to learn that they used to be good friends. Click HERE to download the Weekly English Practice as a PDF.     […]

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Climate: Enough of the blah, blah, blah! Time for Action!

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Climate: Enough of the blah, blah, blah! Time for Action! 21/10/21 / Keyword: Climate The COP26 climate summit takes place in Glasgow in November. Greta Thunberg says politicians have to stop just talking and do something. ECP coach John agrees with her. Click HERE to download the Weekly English Practice as a PDF.     […]

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Dozens of Korean Words Added to OED

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Dozens of Korean Words Added to OED 14/10/21 / Keyword: Korean New additions such as K-beauty, hallyu and mukbang highlight Korean culture wave as interest in the country’s food, fashion and entertainment spreads Click HERE to download the Weekly English Practice as a PDF.     Useful vocabulary to sweep through: to affect quickly and […]

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The ‘Clutch Moments’ of an Interpreter

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An Insight into the ‘Clutch Moments’ of an Interpreter 07/10/21 / Keyword: interpreter Did you know that at ECP we also work as translators and interpreters? In this week’s article, ECP coach Rob talks about working as an interpreter for top basketball team Baskonia. Click HERE to download the Weekly English Practice as a PDF. […]

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How to Use the ECP Website to Practise This Summer

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How to Use the ECP Website to Practise This Summer 24/06/21 / Keyword: ECP Have you ever visited the ECP website? If not, you are missing a host of free resources that you can use to practise your English this summer! Here’s a guide to help you. Click HERE to download the Weekly English Practice […]